• Research indicates an increased prevalence of alcoholism among parents who abuse children.
  • The average age of people being admitted to treatment for heroin during 2007 was 36 years old.
  • Users of Ecstasy will typically feel the effects of the drug in 30-60 minutes after consumption, hitting a peak at approximately 1-1.5 hours, reaching a plateau that lasts about 2-3 hours, followed by a comedown of a few hours, which may be accompanied by fatigue and minor effects.
  • The practice of concealing cocaine or other drugs inside one's body (either by swallowing or inserting the drug) to avoid police or border authority detection is a smuggling attempt known as body packing.


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Galena, Kansas - Detoxification

Individuals who are physically dependent to drugs or alcohol and want assistance will 1st go through detox before receiving other treatment services in drug rehab. Detoxification is simply the process of the drug being removed from one's system, which is typically uncomfortable and may carry risks if not executed in a setting which can supply appropriate support and medical intervention as required. Detox services are offered at either a professional drug or alcohol detoxification facility or a drug rehabilitation facility which can correctly oversee and supply medical supervision for individuals who are just coming off of drugs. Detox services frequently include insuring the person is as comfortable as possible while detoxing and going through drug or alcohol withdrawal, delivering proper nutrition and ensuring the particular person is receiving proper rest, and supplying supplements and medicine as needed to make the detoxification process as easy and safe as possible. The person in detox will sometimes be encouraged to take part in some form of physical activity such as walking, yoga, etc. At a drug detox facility or drug rehabilitation facility which can provide detox services, the client will have detox staff at their disposal around the clock to make sure that any problems are fixed as swiftly and safely as possible.

  • BHG Joplin Treatment Center
    10.1 miles from Galena, Kansas
    BHG Joplin Treatment Center is a Drug and Alcohol Treatment Facility that is located at:

    2919 East 4th Street
    Joplin, MO. 64801

    If you would like to contact BHG Joplin Treatment Center, you can reach them at 417-782-7966.

    BHG Joplin Treatment Center offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Detoxification, Methadone Detoxification, Outpatient, Women, Men, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment